Life in Cambridge
Whether you are an employee, a patient, or a visitor, you’ll find our location along the banks the idyllic Charles River in Cambridge places you at the perfect starting point, whether you desire a day in the city, a hike in the mountains or a quick trip to the beach.
Just a short distance away from our main campus, you’ll find historic Harvard University and the urban bustle of Harvard Square. The area is an incredible epicenter of intellect and progressive thought – perfect for those seeking learned discourse or simply in search of something new and fun.
Across the river, Boston offers a wide array of opportunities to learn and enjoy a cultural melting pot in the heart of New England. Take our transit system, the “T,” into downtown Boston. Walk the historic Freedom Trail, catch a current theater production or a Red Sox game during baseball season, tour Fenway Park any time of the year, wander through world-class museums, or experience the breathtaking talent of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Remember to visit the North End, where the Italian pastries will make your taste buds dance the tango! Also, don’t miss the fun - and calories - of the Boston Chocolate Tours!
Whether in Cambridge or Boston, culinary adventures abound: from Mediterranean to Cambodian-French fusion, your palate will never be bored. And just when you think you’ve found the perfect meal-viola’! - It’s on to the next delectable selection!
Want to spend time outside on your days off? Drive an hour south to Cape Cod or north to Maine beaches (and lobster!), or just over two hours to the White Mountains where residents traditionally enjoy many a fun weekend - especially in spring and fall.
Whether in the hospital or out and about taking in the local and regional culture, you’ll find a close knit, supportive community at Mount Auburn Hospital which you will come to know as your professional family. We can think of no professional reward worth more.